$.hide()/show() v. style

JavaScript performance comparison

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Preparation code

<script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1/jquery.min.js"></script>
<div id="testme" style="display:block">Blink!</div>
<style>.hidden{display:none}</style>
<script>
  var $testme = $('#testme'),
      testelem = $testme[0];
</script>
    

Preparation code output

<div id="testme" style="display:block">Blink!</div> <style>.hidden{display:none}</style>

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Testing in CCBot 2.0.0 / Other 0.0.0
Test Ops/sec
jQuery show/hide
$testme.hide();
$testme.show();
pending…
jQuery toggle
$testme.toggle();
$testme.toggle();
pending…
style.display
testelem.style.display = 'none';
testelem.style.display = 'block';
pending…
jQuery addClass/removeClass
$testme.addClass('hidden');
$testme.removeClass('hidden');
pending…
className
testelem.className = 'hidden';
testelem.className = '';
pending…

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Blink!